About Christine Candelaria

Christine Candelaria is a local mom of four who enjoys sharing her Santa Cruz adventures. You can follow her #santacruzlife on Instagram at @theaumsmama.

Santa Cruz Easter Events 2019

Santa Cruz Easter Events

The Easter bunny will be making the rounds from the mountains to the beach and in between, hopping from egg hunts to brunches to photo opportunities with little ones.

So hop to it, make those brunch reservations, and grab those baskets! Some festivities start as early as the weekend before Easter so be sure to note specific event dates.

Here’s our roundup of the top Easter events in and around Santa Cruz this year.

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This Weekend in Santa Cruz: March 1st – 3rd, 2019


The first day of March gets the weekend off to a festive start with a little help from the Mommas of HOT Jazz Swing.

Our picks for families include the annual amphibian celebration, Salamander Saturday, and the inaugural Imaginarium!.

The 21+ crowd can pub crawl with the Derby Girls or hit the mountains for Mardi Gras.

See our picks for the top events each day this weekend:

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This Weekend in Santa Cruz: February 22nd – 24th, 2019

This weekend, Santa Cruz celebrates symphony, theater, film, and chowdah!

The event lineup features two days of clam chowder tasting, a four-day adrenaline-packed film festival, and a wide variety of musical, theatrical, and dance performances to choose from.

See our picks for the top events each day this weekend:

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